Journal of Biosocial Science

(The TQCC of Journal of Biosocial Science is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Evidence of ‘obstetric violence’ in India: an integrative review18
Does unintended pregnancy have an impact on skilled delivery care use in Bangladesh? A nationally representative cross-sectional study using Demography and Health Survey data16
Informed choice in modern contraceptive method use: pattern and predictors among young women in India15
Child marriage, climate vulnerability and natural disasters in coastal Bangladesh15
Can married or cohabiting women negotiate protective sex? Findings from Demographic and Health Surveys of two West African countries14
Changes in the prevalence of overweight/obesity and adiposity among pre-school children in Kraków, Poland, from 2008 to 201814
Household- and community-level determinants of low-risk Caesarean deliveries among women in India13
Voluntary medical male circumcision and HIV in Zambia: expectations and observations12
Parental education, health literacy and children’s adult body height12
Examining the link between religiousness and fitness in a behavioural ecological framework11
Prevalence of undernutrition in Bangladeshi children11
The realization of fertility intentions in the context of childbearing postponement: comparison of transitional and post-transitional populations11
Factors associated with the number and timing of antenatal care visits among married women in Cameroon: evidence from the 2018 Cameroon Demographic and Health Survey10
Do costs and benefits of children matter for religious people? Perceived consequences of parenthood and fertility intentions in Poland10
Socioeconomic and demographic predictors of high blood pressure, diabetes, asthma and heart disease among adults engaged in various occupations: evidence from India10
Prevalence and clustering of diarrhoea within households in India: some evidence from NFHS-4, 2015–169
Prevalence and pattern of consanguineous marriage among educated married individuals in Riyadh9
Continuum of maternal health care services and its impact on child immunization in India: an application of the propensity score matching approach9
Clustering of hypertension, diabetes and overweight/obesity according to socioeconomic status among Bangladeshi adults9
The burden of hypertension and unmet need for hypertension care among men aged 15–54 years: a population-based cross-sectional study in India8
Contraceptive use and its effect on Indian women’s empowerment: evidence from the National Family Health Survey-48
Male participation in antenatal care and its influence on their pregnant partners’ reproductive health care utilization: insight from the 2015 Afghanistan Demographic and Health Survey8
Influence of women’s empowerment indices on the utilization of skilled maternity care: evidence from rural Nigeria8
Prevalence and determinants of consanguineous marriage and its types in India: evidence from the National Family Health Survey, 2015–20168
Sociocultural and economic determinants of stunting and thinness among adolescent boys and girls in Nepal7
Comprehensive HIV/AIDS knowledge and safer sex negotiation among adolescent girls and young women in sub-Saharan Africa7
Supported motherhood? An examination of the cultural context of male participation in maternal health care among tribal communities in India7
Body mass index of women in Bangladesh: comparing Multiple Linear Regression and Quantile Regression7
The effects of sex, nation, ethnicity, age and self-reported pubertal development on participant-measured right-left 2D:4D (Dr-l) in the BBC internet study7
Gender inequality and sexual height dimorphism in Chile7
Addressing reproductive health knowledge, infertility and coping strategies among rural women in India6
Poverty, dowry and the ‘good match’: revisiting community perceptions and practices of child marriage in a rural setting in Bangladesh6
Sexual activity by marital status and age: a comparative perspective6
New evidence on the impact of the quality of prenatal care on neonatal and infant mortality in India6
Comprehensive HIV/AIDS knowledge and HIV testing among men in sub-Saharan Africa: a multilevel modelling6
Socio-demographic risk factors for severe malnutrition in children aged under five among various birth cohorts in Bangladesh6
Changes in adiposity and fat tissue distribution among preschool children from Kraków, Poland, from 2008 to 20185
Understanding hard-to-reach communities: local perspectives and experiences of trachoma control among the pastoralist Maasai in northern Tanzania5
Genetic load and biological changes to extant humans5
Age at menarche in Nigerian demographic surveys5
Abortion among married young women: findings from a community-based study in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, India5
Association between female genital mutilation and girl-child marriage in sub-Saharan Africa5
Mother’s education level is associated with anthropometric failure among 3- to 12-year-old rural children in Purba Medinipur, West Bengal, India5
Post-abortion fertility desires, contraceptive uptake and unmet need for family planning: voices of post-abortion care clients in Tanzania5
Long-term mating positively predicts both reproductive fitness and parental investment5
Women’s socioeconomic status and choice of birth control method: an investigation for the case of Turkey5
Is newborn survival influenced by place of delivery? A comparison of home, public sector and private sector deliveries in India5
Trends in and determinants of neonatal and infant mortality in Nigeria based on Demographic and Health Survey data5
Educational level and its relationship with body height and popliteal height in Chilean male workers5
Changes in the adiposity level and prevalence of overweight/obesity among children from Kraków (Poland) within the last decade (from 2010 to 2020)5
Cross-national data on informal caregivers of older people with long-term care needs in the European population: time for a more coordinated and comparable approach5
Marriage patterns in Sri Lanka and the prevalence of parental consanguinity in patients with β-thalassaemia: a cross-sectional descriptive analysis5
Parental income inequality and children’s digit ratio (2D:4D): a ‘Trivers-Willard’ effect on prenatal androgenization?5
Does where mothers live matter? Regional variations in factors influencing place of child delivery in Nigeria5
Spatial pattern and determinants of diagnosed diabetes in southern India: evidence from a 2012–13 population-based survey5
Understanding inequalities in child immunization in India: a decomposition approach4
Culture and domestic violence amongst ever-married women in Malawi: an analysis of emotional, sexual, less-severe physical and severe physical violence4
Effects of parental stature on child stunting in India4
Gender, sexual experiences and sexual behavioural differences in Turkish university students4
Predictors of the diets consumed by adolescent girls, pregnant women and mothers with children under age two years in rural eastern India4
Socio-demographic changes in age at first marriage in Malawi: evidence from Malawi Demographic and Health Survey data, 1992–20164
Nationally representative surveys show gradual shifting of overweight and obesity towards poor and less-educated women of reproductive age in Nepal4
The Bangladesh Maternal Health Voucher Scheme: impact on completeness of antenatal care provision4
Does use of solid fuels for cooking contribute to childhood stunting? A longitudinal data analysis from low- and middle-income countries4
Family planning communication through mass media and health workers for promoting maternal health care utilization in Nigeria4
Induced abortion in Ghana: prevalence and associated factors4